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released. in the newsroom lillian kim, abc 7 news. zimplgt a new law begins next year that is aimed at protecting mountain lions if they pose no immediate threat to people. it passed after two cubs were shot in san mateo county last year. wildlife groups talked about the new law in san mateo county. >> people gathered not far from here today to remember the sad incident involving those two mountain lion cubs that were shot and killed. they want to celebrate a new law that protects the animals. >> richard won't forget the day a year ago when two mountain lion cubs wandered into his neighborhood and were shot and killed by wardens who thought they posed a threat. >> it didn't seem that it was necessary to kill them, and we need to do everything we can to protect these animals. >> there are opportunities and options now that weren't available last year. >> reporter: state senator jerry hill says the killing of the cubs sparked so much public outrage, it prompted him to propose legislation requiringed game wardens to use nonlethal alternatives to capture big cats unless they pose an imm
and after the wreck. >>> the new law for those who enforce the law all aimed at protecting california's mountain lions. >> i heard this horrible whooshing sound kind of like a plane crash. it was very disturbing, very loud. one of the loudest noises i have ever heard. >>> good evening. thank you for joining us. the crash happened at 5:20 this morning pacific time in the section near the bronx near the harlem river. the search for answers is underway. abc marcy gonzalez is live near the scene with the latest. marcy. >> reporter: investigators are still out here. it may be difficult to see, but they are working into the night trying to determine what caused this train to go barrelling off the tracks. seven passenger train cars left scattered. the aftermath of a deadly train derailment in new york city. >> amazing pictures from this horrific scene. >> the metro north train was heading from poughkeepsie new york to grand central terminal in manhattan. rounding a curve here in the bronx at around 7:20 this morning when some of the passengers were suddenly thrown from their seats. >> all of
residents are paying to "fast and furious" reactor paul walker. >> new law if people honey -- new law for people aimed at enforcing the loment. >> new technology amazon >>> covering daly city, dublin/pleasanton, los gatos and all the bay area, this is abc7 news. >> good morning, a look at the bay bridge and looking pretty mice this morning so cool temperatures and fog out there. leyla gulen has the forecast ahead. authorities say it will be self more days before they know how fast the vehicle carrying actor paul walker was going when it crashed and burned. investigators say speed was definitely a factor in the collision that killed the 40-year-old walker and a friend. the porsche hit a light pole and exploded in a fireball in the los angeles county community. passerbys tried to pull the men from the vehicle but the flames were too intense he was a star of "fast and furious" movie franchise. fans have been leaving candles at the scene. >> in the bay area, candles burned to honor his memory in milpitas. a car club organized a vigil at a shopping center in milpitas with 100 attending. >>
and help us give where you live. >> a california law on dna selection will face a major test in federal appeals court. the law requires dna samples be taken from anyone who has been arrested for a felony in california. voters passed it in 2004. the american civil liberties union sued in 2009 saying the law is institutional. the state claimed it helped solve so-called cold cases like decade old murders, the u.s. supreme court upheld a similar law in merchandize. >> ad heart to musical acts refusing to play at sea world. they're backing out of the show after a movie showing treatment of animals at sea world. willie nelson and bare laked ladies has also pulled out. >> someone spotted a mountain lyon in half moon bay this morning. it happened at 2:00 along highway '2. the deputies did not find the big cat. lion sighting are common in the area. >> there's a meat recall affecting california. federal agriculture inspectors are recalling 2600 pounds or whole boneless hams, shipped by santa maria foods of ontario canada. test shows listeria pathogens in 50-pound becomes. the boxes are labeled pr
university attempt to overturn a key part of the administration's health care law. liberty university challenged the portion of the law that required most employers to provide health insurance to their workers or pay a fine. this case was one of biggest remaining legal fights against the health care law. >>> meanwhile the states today opened and online insurance exchange for small businesses. the program comes two months after covered california opened for individuals and families. >>> the supreme court also upheld the collection of online sales taxes. am ma'am son had sued over the taxes in states where the company lacks a brick and mortar store. online taxes of course big today by some estimates, 130 million of us went on line to take part in cyber monday. people are expected to spend more than $2 billion today, a record for one day online shopping. and by the way, we have a cyber monday shopping guide for you on our website. you'll find it at abc7news.com, look for it under seen on tv. >> black friday just a memory. getting more information now on cyber monday. >> michael fip anney
and a photo taken moments' his death. >> the new law if people who enforce the we law to protect the california mountain lions. >> new technology amazon wants to use to get your items delivered faster than using lysol in hundreds of ways. across amee what's christine's story? i started using lysol disinfectant spray, gosh, as long as i can remember. i use lysol on soft surfaces because you can't put your couch in the washing machine. i think that lysol disinfectant spray compares to other products in that it actually kills the germs. which helps keep my family healthy. it's tried and true. i mean all you have to do is just spray. it does the job for you. lysol - hundreds of ways to help protect your family. >>> covering santa rosa berkeley become, san jose, and all bay area, this is abc7 news. authorities say it will be several more days before they know just how fast the vehicle carrying actor paul walker was going when it crashed and burst into flames. investigators say speed was a factor in the collision that killed the 40-year-old walker and a friend. the important be hit a l
to look for the plane. >> a california law on dan collection will face a major test before a federal appeals court starting tomorrow. the law requires d.n.a. samples be taken from anyone arrested for a felony in california. voters passed the law in 2004 and the american civil liberties union sued saying it is unconstitutional law. the state claims it solves cold cases and supreme court upheld a similar law in maryland. >> oral arguments before the 9th circuit court of appeals in san francisco can be seen online live starting today. it is believed the first time a federal appellate court will broadcast live video of a proceeding. only cases deemed of "great importance," will be streamed live. >> new information on the deadly crash of an asiana flight 214 at sfo back in july. ahead of government public hearings tomorrow, sources say the national transportation safety board investigators will highlight overreliance on computers and the need adjust pilot training. they will reveal the pilots misunderstood exactly how the boeing 777 automatic feed control features functioned. three teen g
. >> we have the laws that are trying to be applied to new technology when the laws were designed the technology did not exist and i lived thered is a chance the technology could be helping to solve problems. >> show was cited for speeding with the trial in january. >> adding fuel to the controversy offer how often women should get mammograms, the new advise released this morning doctors say could save lives. >> fit mom is at it but her target is in the bay area and people are fighting back. who the sacramento mom is upsetting with herrents which -- her comments about occur you have women. >> batkid is helping the bay area celebrate the holidays. >>> we have a cold snap here but in minnesota, they have a winter storm wanting with 6" to 10" of snow expected. there is some on the ground. we should not complain. >> no complaining when you consider this story. >> aboard the express, which is on the holiday train at golden gate park showing a painted image of the have hero looking out the window with a thumb's up. the parks department selected batkid with the team. >> it was three week
vapor. the orderance could become law in 90 days >> they say what happens in vegas stays in vegas this next item is spreading like wildfire. it's a vitamin c infused shower. a special filter gives a spray of vitamins. those promoting this claim it can actually counter act chlorine in water. >> they started out a year ago with 42 rooms here. and by end of the month we're going extend it to 171. >> vitamin c in the shower? is that too much? >> never too much. >> i don't think taking a shower infused with vitamin c did harm. i doubt it has benefits directly to the skin. >> well, anyway. celebrities are hopping on board. actor leonardo dicaprio just bought an apartment in new york his shower comes with a vitamin c showerhead >> one company is considering a dree vice more intimate. mooibz testing a bra that can measure your emotional state. using sensors. idea to help stop people from emotional eating. the sensors record your heartbeat. keep a record and sends a warning to the phone you might be about to raid that cookie jar. so we don't leave out the men, microsoft is trying to incorp
care law that is stop to have low interest from young people >> today we learn of the new sponsor for the uc berkeley memorial stadium in 15 year naming rights deal for sponsorship which is with a nontraditional court sponsors. officials stress that the sponsorship will not affect the name. this afternoon we will know who will be serving up the food at the new niners stadium in santa clara. the 49ers are holding a news conference to announce a partnership at the stadium with the bay area all star but they not naming names so take your guess. the 49ers posted a brief video of a sign being moisted into the new home at the steam. the 49ers will play at the stadium next season. >> they better have lots of garlic. >> now the weather. lisa? >> good morning. we are starting out with the trees warning in the 9:00 with temperatures below freezing and we are at 32 degrees at the coast. numbers will continue to drop. the sun is not up until 7:10 the napa is 23, and 34 in oakland with 31 in san jose. los gatos is at 29 and live more is 26 and half moon bay right now is at 34. the cold of the
to keep a new york law intact forcing internet retailers to collect sales tax from its customers even if the company does not operate in a facility in that state. stocks falling today as spending over the thanksgiving holiday fell for the first time since 2009. bloomberg entex also falling, as well. and beyonce was the most searched person this year on microsoft's bing. she topped kim kardashian. woman dominated the searches this year. dan, carolyn, back to you. >> emily, thanks so much. are those delivery drones unbelievable? well, facebook thinks it has come up with a polite way to avoid the posts from your friends that you're not interested in reading. the social network will soon allow years to unfollow friends whose comments and updates they want to remove from their news feed. it will replace the current hide all button. the unfollow button will let users block content they don't want to see from their friends without going as far as defriending them. your friends will not know that you have hit that unfollow button. the option will be available fe. >>> a new planned parent hood
health care law at a white house youth event today. it's the second-straight day he will be talking about obama care. as abc's karen travers tells us, that's by design. good morning, karen. >> reporter: good morning, john. good morning, diana. president obama highlighted the progress at healthcare.gov. but once again, he reminded americans that the health care law is not just a website. and he had a strong message for republicans. he said the health care law is here to stay. >> my main message today is we're not going back. after just the first month, despite all of the problems in the rollout, about 500,000 people across the country are poised to gain health care coverage threw marketplaces and medicaid beginning on january 1st. >> reporter: but the white house says the problems are almost fixed. over the next three weeks they'll make a big push to get people enrolled so they have health insurance by january 1st. john and diana? >> karen, thank you. >>> now, to a breaking story from mexico. a potential nightmare for u.s. homeland security. a truck carrying radioactive material has been s
have information call police. >> a california law on d.n.a. collection face as major test before a federal appeals court? san francisco. the 2004 voter approved law requires d.n.a. samples be taken from those arrested for a felony in california. the american civil liberties union filed suit saying the law is unconstitutional. the state claims it helps solve cold cases. the supreme court has upheld a similar law in maryland. >> oral arguments in that case and others before the circuit court of appeals in san francisco can be seen live online starting today. it is believed the first time a federal appeals court will broadcast live video of a proceeding. only cases deemed of great importance are live streamed. the court hears 20 such cases a year. >> new information this open on the deadly crash of an asiana flight 214 in july. the government has public hearings tomorrow. sources say that national transportation safety board investigators will highlight overreliance on computers and the need to adjust pilot training. investigators are expected to review asiana flight 214 misundersto
expected to reveal pilots misunderstood how the controls punks functioned. >> the law requires dna samples to be taken from all suspects arrested for felonies. american civil liberties union saying the law is un-constitutional. the state claims it helps solve cold cases the u.s. supreme court upheld a current law in maryland >> bob philner was sentenced to 90 days of house arrest and three years probation he faced a potential sentence of three years in prison. philner apologized to victims, family and citizens of san diego, serving only nine months as mayor. >> jury selection in a montana murder trial in which a young bride is accused of pushing her husband to his death just days after the wedding. abc7 news is following this case. >> reporter: did she murder her husband by pushing him off the edge? or was it an accident? that is what 12 jurors must decide the 22-year-old's murder trial gets underway inside of this court house. >> the prosecution, i think has a tough hurdle. she will get a preassumption of innocence. >> reporter: prosecutors claim just eight days after the wedding gram g
on this by reminding people of what they say are the benefits of the health care law for everybody. things like ending discrimination for people who have pre-existing conditions. and expanding coverage to millions of people who never had health insurance. and there will be a political component to the president's message today, and this push that you will see virtually every day for the next three weeks. he's going to be saying and the white house will be saying, the republicans simply have no alternative to this health law. >> you saw the website working at a much higher capacity yesterday. but still, a lot of bugs that could surprise people as they enroll. >> reporter: yes. and one of the biggest problems here, george, is even for those who have managed to navigate through the website or enroll or think they have enrolled, are finding the information has not gotten to the insurers. we talked to a gentleman in georgia yesterday, after two months of trying, got enrolled on the website. but when he called the insurance company to confirm and get his card, he was told they had absolutely no record he ha
will argue that they were not active while she was driving. >> we seem to have these laws that are trying to be applied to new technology. when there were these laws the technology didn't exist. there is a small chance it may be helping to solve the problem with cell phones in cars. >> they are charged with speeding. that's of course not related to the glass at all. her trial is set to begin in january. >> anonymous tips changing lives. coming up next on abc7 news, the generous things left in bay area restaurants. >> and the new addition to the santa tracker that has some people seeing red. >> and a body shaming battle. how a lingerie company is fighting back against the so-called fit mom. that's when abc7 news continue customer appreciation month at subway. we're saying thanks with two of your favorite six inch subs. the six-inch cold cut combo, or the six-inch meatball marinara, built fresh from the bread up for just $2 each all december long. subway. eat fresh. >>> let's show you new video just in. th is sur veil 11 individual -- sur surveillance video of a man taking two cats and thr
that they were not active while she was driving. >> we seem to have these laws that are trying to be applied to new technology. when there were these laws the technology didn't exist. there is a small chance it may be helping to solve the problem with cell phones in cars. >> they are charged with speeding. that's of course not related to the glass at all. her trial is set to begin in january. >> anonymous tips changing lives. coming up next on abc7 news, the generous things left in bay area restaurants. >> and the new addition to the santa tracker that people some people seeing red. >> and a body shaming battle. how a lingerie company is fighting back against the so-called fit mom. that's a man who doesn't stand still. atrial fibrilljim has afib, atrial fibrillation -- an irregular heartbeat, not caused by a heart valve problem. that puts jim at a greater risk of stroke. for years, jim's medicine tied him to a monthly trip to the clinic to get his blood tested. but now, with once-a-day xarelto®, jim's on the move. jim's doctor recommended xarelto®. like warfarin, xarelto® is proven effec
engine trouble and asked for directions but never made it. smith was onboard with his son, daughter-in-law, daughter and fiance. >>> a rescue operation is under way in the florida everglades after pilot whales were in shallow water. ten of the pilot whales have died. and wildlife officials have been struggling to coax about 50 others back out into the open sea. they'll be back out at first light to try once again. meanwhile, they've taken samples hoping to determine why the whales have beached themselves. >>> and the christmas spirit seemed to be in somewhat of short supply at a christmas tree lighting in philadelphia. two women got into it. had to be separated. apparently their disagreement stems from one standing in the other's way. it all ended soon enough when police escorted some people out of the event. there were no injuries. this is my spot. this is my spot to watch this christmas tree lighting. >> man, oh, man. >> come on, ladies. >> oh, boy. >>> a big tipper, brightening the season for restaurant workers across the country, leaving tips of thousands of dollars. now, we may know w
water started coming out. that is it. >> it isn't magic. like murphy's law. >> anything that can go wrong will, right? >> reporter: in this case an expansion tank on a boiler. >> is there a different between outside and inside? >> well, yes. there is. >> reporter: we present little dramas as reassurance and perhaps warning. if you want a better chance of keeping murphy out of your life use advanced maintenance. >> why does it take a crisis? >> good question. >>> a power outage sent benicia residents to the east bay. a total of 4100 customers lost electricity this morning the outage caused by failure of a baseball. some schools had to shuffle students to sunny classrooms. >> it's probably about 25 degrees in there. in there is colder. >> power was restored to the school that's were affected. >> abc7 news has been checking out all of the information as well as annual memorial being displaced because of the cold. laura joins us live now. >> cold has been around a couple days the event supposed to be held tomorrow afternoon but now they're going to move it into the plattlands. this is
expert fixing problems like this. >> that is it. >> it's not magic. it's like murphy's law. >> in this case, an expansion tank. in others insulation problems and in this world, issues with a four-stair heating system. >> you wait until it breaks, then, you call. then make of mind bending explanations. >> you replace the board. >> when parts work hard yes, stuff goes wrong. >> then, when you get a heat wave, what happens? >> air conditioning goes up. >> >>> and a power outage sent some residents into a deep freeze. power restored to all but a few dozen folks at this point. but 4100 customers lost electricity this morning including three skoochls they had to move students to sunniest and warmest classrooms. >> it's probably about 25 degrees in there. because i know it's about just shy of 30 here. and in there, it's colder. this is a cement. >> also calling a financial hardship for businesses like huckel berry's cafe. >> this is painful. yes. friday is a big day. so this is painful. and our hours are only 7:00 to 3:00. it's going to be a bad day for us. >> tough break. pg&e sa
that we have it, is because law enforcement had to take every possible step to verify its authenticity. and at this juncture, we believe that it was in fact written by abby and was sent to her mother. >> reporter: the letter was postmarked october 23rd. but didn't reach abby's mother until november 6th. an fbi investigator working on the case says receiving the letter is unprecedented saying he hasn't seen anything like this in recent investigations. he is hopeful she's alive, but says, she could be in grave danger. >> other cases, that we have investigated across the country tell us that one in eight of endangered run aways could be forced into some kind of sexual exploitation, after a situation like this has occurred. >> reporter: although there is a possibility abby left willingly, investigators say it's likely she's being coerced by someone. the letter is the only trace of abigail, her cell phone hasn't been used since the day she disappeared. >> we truly miss you. >> reporter: the letter is the only trace of abigail, her cell phone hasn't been used since the day she disappeared. >
to overturn a key part of the obama administration's health care law. the justices did not comment today in leaving in place a federal appeals court ruling dismissing liberty university's lawsuit. liberty challenged the portion of the law that requires most employers to provide health insurance to their workers or pay a fine. the supreme court separately is considering whether for-profit corporations can mount religious objections to the law's requirement to include birth control among preventive health benefits. >>> saving money on your prescription drugs might not be as difficult as you've been led to believe. >> yeah. here with the secret is 7 on your side's michael finney. this is interesting stuff. >> by saving money, i'm not talking about nickels and dimes here. a couple of dollars. i'm talking about cutting the cost of your drugs in half. sometimes much more than that. the secret -- it's been right in front of you all the time. medications are expensive. we all know that. or are they? dr. david belk is a patient advocate and says we have been misled. >> more often than not, people
by an act of congress and signing into law by president bush. he said to us, how can you still designate anc senior leadership as terrorists when apartheid was a crime against humanity? he was very public about that. >> it was a life that contained so much. thank you all very much. >>> when we come back, the economy is coming back. so many americans left behind. we'll taken to debate of inequality and fair wages. and james carville and mary matalin join our roundtable. >>> and a once-in-a-lifetime interview with nelson mandela from our archives. >> they were very harsh. and then i responded to my colleagues that look, we must fight and fight from the beginning. >> his secrets to survival in our "sunday spotlight." [ daughter ] my dad always talks about the deal he and mom made with me when i was ten. he said, "you get the grades to go to college -- and we'll help out with the school of your choice." well, i got the grades and, with dad's planning and a lot of hard work, i'm graduating today with a degree in marine biology. i'm so thankful and excited about the future. [ male announcer ] for
that state officials failed to show why the calls should be exempt from public information laws. the prosecution says he decided against fighting the rules after consulting with an attorney for the community. last december shooting killed 20 children and six school leaders. >> two members of the san francisco giants were making commitments to pay for the continuing recovery of severely beaten giants fan brian stow. he is shown waving at the camera at a game suffered severe head injuries when he was beaten in the, paing lot of dodgers stadium on opening day in 2011. to help, the third base coach shown here will donate every penny from the sale of his new music cd called "outside land," and previously held benefit concerts that have raised tens of thousands. giants pitcher says that he will contribute a matching $25,000 when the cd sales hit that level. >> new report says faculty short amendments compound the need to more nurses. the nursing program received 450 applications but had only 82 open spots. the administration says the shot acknowledge nursing instructors is supposed to
were on board, including his sorngs daughter in law, his daughter and her fee yawns yachlt crews will resume the search tomorrow. >> bart unions filed a lawsuit today saying it broke the law receiving a single item. >> this is a story we had on friday. >> the lawsuit filed in court says it was illegal for the bart board to remove a single item from the bart contract. >> they must honor total final agreement. we're asking the court to enforce the employer obligation to do so. >> the lawsuit is going to delay a resolution to this dispute. >> this after two strikes the unions fat rat fied it. bart says it discovered a clause was signed by mistake. section 4.8 giving workers six weeks of paid family medical leave. bart says paper trail shows the district rejected it twice and never intended to agree to it because it makes the deal far too expensive. >> there are ways we can implement that language that would be acceptable, we believe to both parties they're not willing to entertain that discussion. >> reporter: unions have not heard from bart since before the disputed vote. >> the m
federal laws govern the manufacture and use of chemicals. and chemistries in every day products are being used safely. many people agree. >> right now i'm cleaning the mirrors and using windex. it's a product i have used and my mom used it. i keep using it. >> reporter: she's a mother of two who says she's not worried about the conventional products in her home. >> the things i use as far as i know do not have chemicals that harm my family. and they work, so i'm not willing to pay more for products who are organic. >> reporter: she blogs and trumpets her embrace of mass brands. >> these are conventional products that i get at a big box store that are cost effective and keep my house clean. i've never looked at the label for this. so -- and to be honest, i don't care. if it works for me, i'll use it. >> i feel that american families need to be aware that they're being exposed every day to chemicals of unproven toxicity. >> reporter: phil says there are cause for concern. >> we have been looking for carefully at connections between exposures to toxic chemicals in early life and bad developm
to putting cameras on deputyies to restore trust in law enforcement and local government. professors are demanding the deputy who fired the fatal shot be indicted. >> there was a fatal accident involving a bicyclist last night. an s.u.v. ran into the bicyclist. the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with officers. police say the victim was the 25th pedestrian or bicyclist killed in the traffic accident in san jose this year. >> following sunday's deadly drillment, preparations are made for the hudson line service to resume in new york. people representing the engineer of the commuter train say he experienced i -- a daze and nodded before the wreck. the train was three times the speed limit when it came to a turn. >> universal pictures has officially delayed the release the next "fast and "fast and fu" movie after the death of the star who died on thursday in los angeles. he was to film in atlanta this week and to be released in july. universal will not say how the director is going to handle his death in the film. studio is also donating some of the money from seems of "fast a
year that could be law in 90 days. >> what if we say it will be colder tonight than it was last night? >> is that you running away? >> a lot of people were using credit cards to clean off the car. you will need them again tonight. good morning, everyone, a look at live doppler 7 hd shows the clouds still well away from us and the moisture that we keep the temperatures up, well away from us all so a beautiful picture we in the sun it is not too bad but in the shade you will be in the 40's for the better part of today. the coldest lows tonight in rain, mixed with snow, poll here in the bay area friday night into saturday. san jose this morning shows a beautiful sunshine with construction and progress is being made. most of us will be around 60 and we will be in the upper 40's to low 50's in most neighbors. we could make it to 53 in oakland and warm sport at 54 in santa cruz, but concord, livermore, antioch, clear lake, cloverdale, half moon bay, all in the upper 40's, and may not even break out of the 40's. tonight, the low is richmond, oakland, san mateo and san francisco, above freezi
in stockton. multiple law enforcement agencies are on the scene of a shooting for a man wanted in an attempted homicide. the suspect was shot and killed by an officer after he refused to put down a knife. this started as a chase on interstate five in stockton. >> we got to the freeway and the suspect's vehicle was disabled and he calm out yielding a knife and an officer fired the weapon, striking the suspect one time. the suspect was transported to a hospital where he died from the injuries. >> the suspect was wanted on domestic violence charges. part of southbound interstate 50 is now closed. >> in benicia officials are investigating the cause of an early morning house fire that sent an elderly couple to the hospital at 2:00 a.m. at the home. a newspaper delivery person smelled smoke and called the fire department. the couple and a dog were pulled from the home safely and taken to the hospital in serious condition. thing do is okay. >> the red cross has been called to an apartment fire in san lenadro where fire has displaced 50 people. it break out an hour ago and officials say an electrical
the national organization of black law enforcement executives to review police operations. they made 55 recommendations now, an auditor says they have implemented many, including changing use of force training and accountability for use of force, accountability within the department and with the public. >> they revised their use of force process now they have a good approach to demand use of force. >> the chief hired after the grant case. >> we feel good about what we've accomplished until this point. but the job isn't finished. >> grant's uncle appreciates the changes but feels there is a long way to go in the area of one on one relations with people of color. >> i go to forums and i lites listen to the community. there are major changes. >> this is a rally. people to the streets after the killing of trayvon martin. many city businesses had to board up broken windows a number of those windows are still covered with plywood and many wondering why the big retailer has yet to fix windows. smaller businesses did so within weeks. >> this used to be a place to come to see the decorations. >
to prominence as a lawyer, founding the country's first black law firm, and leading agitator for change. especially after the terrible sharpville massacre in 1960 when he and the african national congress took up armed struggle. >> there are many people who feel that it is useless and futile for us to continue talking peace and nonviolence against a government who is on this savage path against unarmed and defenseless people. >> reporter: mandela was a born leader. so in 1964 the apartheid government tried him for treason and sought the dead penalty. his opening statement to the court electrified the country. >> i have cherished the ideals of a democratic and free society. it is an idea for which i hope to live for and to see realized. but my lord, if it needs be, it is an idea for which i am prepared to die. >> reporter: mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment and sent to the notorious robben island prison. he was not heard from for nearly 30 years. he was just prisoner number 46664. the years passed in prison. mandela became a myth, a global symbol for the fight against apartheid.
thousand in cash. the winner is announced on december 19 so spread the law and help us "give where you live." >> amazon is expected to launch a new delivery service next week for groceries according to the website www. allthingsdigital and all things french will be available on tuesday. you can go online and order groceries and get delivery the same day or next. amazon will have competition from google and shopping express and safe way and wal-mart which office delivery services. >> parents know this, when babies eat they end up with more food on their hands and high chair than in their mouths. why all that mess could be more important than we think. >> and batkid will be returning to san francisco this weekend. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the importan and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh. [ male announcer ] get
. the first in the 20th century. after this law, divestment began in earnest. >> president obama and first lady will travel to south after rick why for mandela's memorial service as will former presidents bill clinton and george w. bush. careen travers reports. >> he will be remembered for the way he led his dignity. >> crowds gathered outside of the home where mandela passed away. there were tears and prayers. there is also singing and dancing. details have been announced about the service that's were honoring his life and legacy. >> we should work together to organize a befitting funeral for this outstanding son of the country. >> his body was moved to patoria. sunday will be a national day of prayer. the stadium has symbolic meaning where he made his last pubic alear yens. closing ceremonies of the of the world cup in >> idea every human being ought to be free and oppression can end. that is what nelson mandela taught us. >> nelson mandela will be buried next sunday. >> and you can watch a special edition on 2020. hosted by robin roberts. >> tune in for that. as sun sets tonight toughes
lengths to hide her crime from family and friends and law enforcement. even allegedly sending herself e-mails from a fake account she created named tony. prosecutors have to prove she intended to kill him. this was not an accident. >> reporter: graham has pleaded not guilty. in their legal briefs, they admit graham's story changed over time but maintained johnson's death was an accident. the defense also writing in its brief that despite expected testimony that graham suffered for cold feet, witnesses thought the wedding was perfectly normal. >> this case is going to come down to whether the jury believes that she really regretted this marriage so much that she really just pushed him off the edge literally. >> reporter: graham's attorneys revealing their plan to paint a starkly different image of her husband's lifestyle, one they call reckless. aditi roy, abc news, los angeles. >> this is going to be a doozy. >> yes, it is. the trial is expected to last two weeks. they will call 39 witnesses and introduce roughly 100 pieces of evidence. >> the husband who's not here anymore is going to
for directions but never made it. he was on board with his son, daughter in law and his fiance. >>> desperate rescue operation is underway in in the florida everglades. ten whales are dead and dozens remain stranded. wildlife officials will be out at first light hoping to coax the whales to the open water. more from our station in miami. >> reporter: a sad and sickening sight. at least 53 short-fin pilot whales wound up in dangerously shallow waters in the everglades national park. >> their prognosis isn't good. it is difficult rehabilitate these mammals. >> reporter: the lead biologist says ten whales have already died. some beached themselves on the shore. others had to be euthanized. the fate of the rest depends on mother nature. >> once they have been stranded and resting on themselves with their full weight on themselves they do a lot of internal damage. >> reporter: we hit the water to get a closer peek at these stranded whales. but we were kept back as rescuers carried out the long, delicate process of trying to herd the pilot whales into much safer deep water. that's 20 miles away fro
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the law was passed in the first place. "the washington post" reports that one-third of people who signed up for health care plans on the federal insurance website may have errors on their application due to computer system glitches. the white house is denying that number. >>> we'll soon hear for the first time the seven emergency calls made to newtown police on the day of the sandy hook massacre. prosecutors had tried to keep the 911 tapes secret. but they were overruled in court. the judge said the recordings being released tomorrow will help the public gauge whether the police responded appropriately. >>> new, overnight, this picture taken during a rescue operation in santa ana, california. this woman became wedged in a tiny space about five feet from the ground. firefighters pulled her out with minor injuries. >>> crews in washington state hope to resume their search this morning for a mill worker missing after the collapse of a grain silo. the silo was filled with corn. it collapsed yesterday. that missing worker is feared buried under tons of grain. an engineer is deciding if it's s
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of bart unions planning to sue the district the unions claim the board broke state law, removing an item from the deal. so could another strike be looming? here is abc7 transportation reporter. >> the labor council describe what's led up to the lawsuit. >> in these years we've never seen anything like this. >> the lawsuit filed in alameda county court says it's illegal for the board to remove a single item from the contract then offered to the unions on a take it, or leave it, basis. >> they must honor the total final agreement. we're asking a court to enforce the obligation to do so. >> the lawsuit isn't needed it's going to delay a resolution to this dispute. >> the disputed contract was reached after six months of painful negotiations and two strikes the unions ratified it. bart says it discovered a clause was signed by mistake. section 4.8 giving six weeks of paid leave. bart says the legal paper trail shows the district rejected it twice. it never intended to agree to it because it makes the deal far too expensive. >> there are ways we can implement that language that would be acces
a law he has no excuse to be unfamiliar. he tells abc7 news he was acting not as a lobbyist but as the company's attorney. >> still ahead a fwaj gadget making big waves. >>> a bay area start up wants to improve your hear [woman] you wrapped the... [man] it's nothing but tape... [woman] it's a block. we're havin' a baby! [laughter in background] [woman screams] are we havin' a baby? [ambient crying and laughter] >>> positive news in f.you're out looking for a job. saying small businesses added 215,000 names to payrolls last month. also said october numbers were much stronger than estimated the robert was not good enough for wall street. the dow lost 24 points today. and appleby's hoping to stream line your dining experience putting a tablet at your table. you'll be able to add to the order and pay your check. without waiting for the staff. technology at apple. >> well, more than three quarters of people with hearing loss don't do anything bit. >> well, now a start up is trying to do something about that by making hearing aids cheaper and easier to get. >> tire onspends time o
you get after the health care law. open enrollment ends december 7th. so now's the time. visit medicare.gov or call 1-800-medicare i took my son fishing every year. we had a great spot, not easy to find, but worth it. but with copd making it hard to breathe, i thought those days might be over. so my doctor prescribed symbicort. it helps significantly improve my lung function starting within five minutes. symbicort doesn't replace a rescue inhaler for sudden symptoms. with symbicort, today i'm breathing better. and that means...fish on! symbicort is for copd including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. it should not be taken more than twice a day. symbicort may increase your risk of lung infections, osteoporosis, and some eye problems. tell your doctor if you have a heart condition or high blood pressure before taking it. with copd, i thought i'd miss our family tradition. now symbicort significantly improves my lung function, starting within 5 minutes. and that makes a difference in my breathing. today, we're ready for whatever swims our way. ask your doctor about symbicort. i g
on 55 changes recommended by the national organization of black law enforcement executives or noble. more problems for bart this morning. a short circuit made the emergency brakes lock up on a train heading through the berkeley hills tunnel through the rock ridge and uh rine do station. nine passengers went to the hospital with breathing problems. there is one of them. they are all going to be okay. the malfunction sent brake dust which is similar to smoke into the passenger cars. >>> new at 11:00, new images of a bank robber dubbed the sports cap bandit. look at this surveillance video of two banks in late october and early november. police say she gave the teller a note at both banks saying she has a gun. she is 25 to 30 years old and 5 foot 7 to 5 foot 8 and 140 to 170 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair. >> on the peninsula, police in hillsboro are warning people about a jump in mail theft, but it is a rn whatting we can all benefit from no matter where you live. a property tax check was recently stolen out of a curbside mailbox. to avoid becoming a victim of check fraud or id
recommended by the national organization of black law enforcement executives or noble. more problems for bart this morning. a short circuit made the emergency brakes lock up on a train heading through the berkeley hills tunnel through the rock ridge and uh rine do station. nine passengers went to the hospital with breathing problems. there is one of them. they are all going to be okay. the malfunction sent brake dust which is similar to smoke into the passenger cars. >>> new at 11:00, new images of a bank robhe dubbed the sports cap bandit. look at this surveillance video of two banks in late october and early november. police say she gave the teller a note at both banks saying she has a gun. she is 25 to 30 years old and 5 foot 7 to 5 foot 8 and 140 to 170 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair. >> on the peninsula, police in hillsboro are warning people about a jump in mail theft, but it is a rn whatting we can all benefit from no matter where you live. a property tax check was recently stolen out of a curbside mailbox. to avoid becoming a victim of check fraud or identity theft of any kind
was flying from oregon to montana. smith's son, daughter in law, his daughter and her fiancee were on board. four new planes joined the search today. >> still ahead a classic car still looking good at 50. we'll show you the new mustang, next. >> and an iconic... >> the second harvest food bank in santa clara in just a moment. i'll introduce you to a client and volunteer here who will tell you about efforts resulting in distribution of a million pounds of food per week. stay tuned. >> and at 4:30 an iconic san francisco bookstore gets a second chance. >> a live look at traffic. this is interstate 80 in berkeley. traffic on the right side headed towards berkeley. it's rough going in both directions actually as oncoming traffic is headed back towards san francisco or 580. it's slow going in both directions. >> authorities looking into what caused a deadly fire in benicia in a home on larkin drive. a newspaper delivery person called 911. the dog was rescueed and taken to the vet. the dog is okay. >> another fire in san leandro forced 75 people out of apartments and into the cold this morning. t
and smartphone data usage at home. now i can do the things i want to do, like e-mail my mother-in-law. or check celebrity gossip. [ male announcer ] at&t brings it all together. ♪ would you cross a street? would you cross an ocean? would you go if you could use your knowledge to teach someone and, in the process, maybe learn something yourself? life is calling. how far will you go? peace corps. >>> this morning on "wld new >>> this morning on "world news now," deadly derailment. passengers insist the commuter train was going too fast before a sharp turn. >> the next thing i know, two people across the train come flying at me and fell on top of me. >> the heartache for victims' families, and what's next for investigators in today's hardship for commuters. >>> chain reaction, a huge pileup in boston after roads turn into sheets of ice. the panic on the highway involving cars and trucks. >>> the unforgettable college football moment at the alabama-auburn game. >> running all the way back! auburn's going to win the football game! auburn's going to win the football game! >> the announcer who lost
of the law a few times. not enough to be labelled a feathered fugitive. >> he keeps us on our toes. it's good training for my guys. we have some intel on him. i think we have it under control. >> reporter: from cresskill, sara wallace, channel 7 eyewitness news. >> fast. >> bad turkey. >> john is like why don't they catch the thing already? they can run at speeds of 25 miles an hour. >> check it out. >> is that the same turkey or the turkey you had for thanksgiving? >> that is my pet turkey. >> does your pet turkey have a name? >> tom. >> tom the turkey. another allitera >> good morning. i'm john muller. >> and i'm diana perez. here are some of the top headlines we're following on "world news now" -- >>> the western half of the country is locked in a bitter polar blast that is threatening citrus crops and burying roads under two feet of snow and it's not going away any time soon. we will get the latest from accu-weather in just a moment. >>> the engineer of the derailed train zoned out just before the crash according to those close to him. they say by the tim
and undermine confidence in law enforcement. the release of the calls comes a week after a state attorney's report revealed chilling pictures of the damage done to the school and the arsenal of weapons used. in addition to young children, six educators were killed when adam lanza went on a deadly rampage. newtown school superintendent says the tapes could be an emotional trigger for parents and is suggest they limit media exposure. the anniversary of the shoofting is on december 14th. abc news, new york. >> a 14-year-old massachusetts boy pleaded not guilty to raping and killing his high school math teacher. he is accused of the murder of a popular teacher whose bod yes was found in the woods near the school the teen being held without bail. >> in los angeles a man charged with killing a tsa agent and wounding three others at lax appeared in court with bruises on the case and a bandage on the neck this, is the first time he's been seen since the shooting. paul ciancia is being housed in federal custody. he did not enter a plea. investigators say the 23-year-old was targeting tsa officers
the age of 45 it drops to 51 percent. the poll is encouraging news for the president's health care law which is thought to have low and for young people. >> today we learn the name of the new sponsor for uc berkeley memorial stadium which will announce a 15 year naming rights deal for field sponsorship. the university says that the deal is with a nontraditional corporate sponsor with ties to cal. officials say this will not affect the traditional memorial stadium name. >> this afternoon, we will know who will serve up the food at the new 49ers stadium in santa clara. the 49ers are holding a news conference to announce a partnership at levee -- at levi stadium with a culinary all star. they posted a brief video of a sign being hoisted on the new home. the 49s will play at levi stadium starting next season. >> this is football weather, i guess, in some places. >> in buffalo. >> good morning. we are dropping into the 20's with records shattered already in the north bay. the mild spot is san francisco at 42. 34, freezing, at of what half and below freezing for fremont, hose, los gatos, san
law telling sports radio show that the affordable care act is too expensive despite the fact that canada prides itself in a government run h care system and says as a person i like president obama. i don't like his policies. >> some parents are sounding off after a new baby bouncy seat has an ipad holder. the toy company released this video showing how it works. the toy company is selling the seat for $80 and says it offers play and learning at finger tips of the baby but some parents are disgusted. customer reviews say the contraption has to be one of the worst ideas for baby products. what do you think? you can join the conversation on facebook.com/abc. >> i could write a whole blog because i have so much to say about that but we don't have the time now. >> in a word? >> i thought you were going with the brrr word. >> that works. i put the picture of 23 degrees but can you beat that? >> i got a tweet, 20 degrees in north livermore! here is live doppler 7 hd, it is clear. it is sitting on top of mt. st. helena so when the storm comes in it will be the first to see it and it
vanished. >> law enforcement had to take every possible step to verify its authenticity. we believe that it was, in fact, written by abbie. >> reporter: investigators are not disclosing the content of the letter. but are convinced abigail may be in grave danger. >> someone may be now coercing her. someone may now be manipulating her. and her safety is absolutely in question. >> reporter: police releasing photos of a necklace and purse abbie had been known to wear regularly. and appealing to the public for help. >> we're asking you, look at your neighbor. look at the grocery store. look at your church. is there somebody that you haven't seen here before? >> reporter: this is the last known photo of abbie, seen walking through the hallway of her school on the day that she vanished. police say that evening was the last time her cell phone was used. investigators have been searching ever since, knocking on doors, looking in the local woods and river. abigail's distraught mother, delivering this message to her daughter just days after she went missing. >> abbie, please come home. we miss
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